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Park Road Project Underway

The Park Road Storm Sewer improvement and widening project is underway.  The road will be closed during the day while work is in progress but will be open to traffic at all other times.  The work is expected to continue until the project is completed or the weather hinders work, whichever comes first.  Work will […]

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Park & Rec Committee Announces Pick-up Pickleball Games on Wednesdays Starting Sept. 6

The Park & Recreation Committee has announced pick-up pickleball games for all ages & abilities on Wednesdays starting at 9:00 am at the James A. Umble Memorial Park tennis courts.  Sessions start September 6 and will continue into the fall for as long as the weather holds.  Participants need not have any experience with the sport, and all equipment […]

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Open Hearth, Inc. Announces Its Fall 2017 Workshop Schedule

Open Hearth, Inc., a private, non-profit organization serving Chester County and portions of Montgomery County, kicks off its fall 2017 schedule of free weekly personal financial workshops on Wednesday, September 6th.  Open Hearth provides innovative programs to help people end the cycle of homelessness and achieve financial self-sufficiency. Through its own direct provision of services, as well […]

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Brandywine Conservancy Launches new Smart Phone App for Locating Recreational Opportunities

The Brandywine Creek Greenway, a regional planning initiative of the Brandywine Conservancy, has launched a free smart-phone app to help users find recreational activities in more than 100 publicly accessible parks and preserves in Chester and Delaware Counties.  Users can find the closest park or preserve to their current location or filter the information to find locations […]

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Live Healthy Discount Program Thrives in Chester County

The Live Healthy Discount Program has helped Chester County residents save nearly $835,000.00 in prescription drug costs since the start of the initiative in 2008.  The program, available through a partnership with the National Association of Counties (NaCo) and CVS Caremark, provides savings on prescription medicine, dental and health checkups, cleanings, fillings, vision services, hearing […]

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Pennsylvania Treasury Announces PA ABLE Savings Account Program

Tax-free savings accounts for helping people with disabilities save money for future care and services are now available through the Pennsylvania Treasury.  Called PA Achieving a Better Life Experience, or PA ABLE, the program allows a maximum of $14,000 to be contributed per year up to an account maximum of $511,758.00 for anyone with a qualifying disability […]

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